Crash in Lafourche Parish leaves one pedestrian dead
LAROSE - Troopers are investigating a crash that took the life of a pedestrian on Thursday evening.
Louisiana State Troopers responded to a fatal crash on LA 1 near West 65th Street around 6 p.m.
A 65-year-old woman was traveling north on LA 1 when 71-year-old Bill Chabert Sr. failed to yield. Chabert was walking across LA 1 when the vehicle struck him.
Bill died due to his injuries from the incident. Authorities are waiting for toxicology results for Chabert.
The driver performed a toxicology test, which showed no sign of alcohol consumption. She was not injured.
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